Ballina Fringe Festival presents: Laoise Kelly – The Moy Sessions


The Moy Sessions: Welcome to a series of small, intimate gigs in safe spaces, presented by Ballina Fringe Festivals. The venue of this convert is St. Michael’s Church of Ireland, Ballina, and will facilitate safe seating and social distancing!

Tickets limited to 50 per session, so book quickly to reserve your space.

Laoise Kelly from Westport, Co. Mayo, now living on Achill Island, is regarded as the most significant harper of her generation. She has pioneered a new style of driving instrumental harping showcased in her three critically acclaimed solo albums Just Harp, Ceis and Fáilte Uí Cheallaigh. Laoise is director of the Achill International Harp Festival, encompassing her role as musical director of music Suites Sraith Oileán Acla, Mayo-Breton & Ireland Galicia collaborations.

Laoise has toured and performed globally and at festivals such as Womad, Celtic Connections, Celtic Colours, Tonder, Dranouter, Lorient, Milwaukee, Armagh Piping Festival and all major harp festivals in Europe.

“Laoise Kelly is a young harpist with the disposition of an iconoclast and the talent and technique of a virtuoso.” – Irish TimesTickets:

€12 + booking fee. Pre-booking essential 

For booking please visit here.

Friday, October 16th, 2020 at 8pm

St. Michael's Church of Ireland, Ballina